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To simplify a fraction, divide both the top number, the numerator, and the bottom number, the denominator, by the greatest common factor. Simplifying a fraction is reducing it to its lowest form.

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To simplify a fraction, determine the greatest common factor, and then divide it into both the numerator and the denominator. The greatest common factor is the largest number that divides evenly into both numbers in the ...

To simplify a complex fraction, calculate common denominators for both the numerator and the denominator, combine like terms, and then solve the complex fraction by flipping the denominator to multiply. Dividing and mult...

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Improper fractions are those in which the numerator (top number) is larger than the denominator (bottom number). According to Math is Fun, improper fractions are better for use in mathematical formulae, but mixed fractio...

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In fractional math, a numerator is the top number in a fraction, and the denominator is the bottom number. In the fraction one-half, for instance, one is the numerator, and two is the denominator.